[Catalog-sig] RFC: PEP 243: Module Repository Upload Mechanism

Sean Reifschneider jafo@tummy.com
Mon, 26 Mar 2001 01:49:40 -0700

On Mon, Mar 26, 2001 at 08:21:43AM +0200, Martin v. Loewis wrote:
>packages. When you have a binary package, it is already tailored for a
>specific system, so there is no need to detect capabilities at
>installation time.

Sure there is...  If you have half a dozen binary packages, how do you
determine the one that was built against the set of capabilities that your
system supports?

 Why isn't phonetic spelled the way it sounds?
Sean Reifschneider, Inimitably Superfluous <jafo@tummy.com>
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